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Author Eisenstadt, S. N. (Shmuel Noah), 1923-2010.

Title Society, culture, and urbanization / S.N. Eisenstadt, A. Shachar
Published Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1987]


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Description 391 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part One: Theoretical Approaches -- Theories of Urbanization -- Cities and Urban Systems -- Toward A New Comparative Civilizational Approach -- Part Two: Case Studies -- Urbanization in Southeast Asia -- Urbanization in Colonial Latin America -- Urbanization in the Chinese Empire -- Urbanization in the Russian Empire -- Urbanization in the Byzantine Empire -- Urbanization in the Early Periods of Islam -- Urbanization in India -- Urbanization in Japan -- Urbanization in Medieval Europe -- Part Three: Analysis And Conclusions -- Major Dimensions of Distinctiveness of Cities and Urban Systems -- Patterns of Cities and Urban Systems and the Institutional Creativity of Cities
Analysis Urbanisation
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 363-381
Subject Cities and towns -- Cross-cultural studies.
Sociology, Urban.
Urbanization -- Cross-cultural studies.
Author Shachar, A., 1935-
LC no. 85026249
ISBN 080392478X